Gareth Bale refused to answer a matter on his international future, walking out of a post-match interview with the BBC once asked if he had compete his last match for Wales.
Bale was speaking within the wake of Wales’ 4-0 disassembly at the hands of Danmark within the first euro 2020 round-of-16 tie.
The Wales captain had been respondent queries on their defeat, however barrel his head and walked away once probed concerning his international future. Bale, 31, has been frequently asked concerning his attainable retirement throughout the tournament.
What has Bale previously said?
Speaking after the final match of his loan spell with Tottenham Hotspur, Bale was questioned concerning retiring from soccer altogether.
“I know what I’m planning to do,” he confirmed. “I’m totally targeted on the Euros.
“I don’t want any distractions going into it, during. I’m totally targeted one hundred ten per cent on Wales. That’s all my mind is on.
“I don’t need to cause any issues anyplace as a result of i do know things will get mixed within the media and folks begin creating headlines.
“I don’t need to cause any distractions for myself or for the team. My sole focus is on Wales this Euros and zip else.
“Anything else concerning my career, my future, are sorted once.”
When talks concerning Bale’s retirement from soccer were place to him on Talksport, Bale’s agent eating apple Barnett labeled it “rubbish reporting”.
How has he performed at euro 2020?
After a strong finish to the season with Tottenham, Bale was somewhat underwhelming at the european Championship.
He didn’t score at the tournament however did give 2 assists in Wales’ only win — the 2-0 triumph over Turkey in their second group match.